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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Recommendations: Recommended
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

7777 State Route 30 Paul Smiths, NY 12970-0265
Phone: (518) 327-6000
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Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science
  • Located in Paul Smiths, NY
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 777 students enrolled
  • 67% admitted
  • $28,452 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • transferred out
  • I am a past student here

    bigotry runs rampant on this campus. if you are a minority, i recommend considering if you are up for four years here. there were multiple instances of hate speech and harassment last year. it is also commonplace for students to mock the few lgbtq students that are on campus. the administration tries to prevent this but deep-seeded hatred in the student body is not something that can be easily changed.

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  • Sierra from Paul Smiths, NY
  • I am a current student here

    Don't be afraid of the cold. No matter what anyone tells you, I PROMISE it's not that bad! Have or be ready to adopt a winter habit. Even though the winter is not too bad, it is pretty long. You might get bored if you don't ski, hike, or at least make a snowman every once and while. Get to know your professors. As a small community, this is the perfect setting to get really close to some smart individuals! Take advantage of the wealth of knowledge that your professors have to offer, and start making solid connections that will help you in your future. Men -- don't cross PSC off your list just because some guy told you there are no pretty women here, that they're all masculine and ugly. That is sooo not true, and whoever told you that probably came here in 1970 or didn't treat women nice enough to get one. There are plenty of beautiful -- and smart! -- women here (just as a side note).

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  • Jeremy from Paul Smiths, NY
  • I am a current student here

    Bring warm clothes and a willingness to work your butt of to get to the top. The temperature during the winter can get to thirty below easily, and while you're snowed in, you might as well work on acing all your classes! Also, make friends with the baking students and they will feed you very well.

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